Apartment Therapy: A Laundry Expert Tells Us How Often You Need to Wash Your Throw Pillows

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“How often you wash your throw pillow depends on whether or not it has a removable cover,” Mahdessian says. “Covers can and should be washed more regularly, about every two to four weeks depending on how often you use them.”

“The filling itself, however, needs to be washed at least every other month,” he adds. “So if the cover isn’t removable, make sure you remember to clean your throw pillow every month or so, depending on how soiled the cover is.”

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